Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

American late-night talk and news satire television program airing on Sundays on HBO in the United States and HBO Canada. The half-hour-long show premiered on Sunday, April 27, 2014, and is hosted by comedian John Oliver.

John Oliver' presents a half-hour satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events. Last Week Tonight shares some similarities with Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, where Oliver was previously featured as a correspondent and fill-in host.

Oliver has said that he has full creative freedom, including free rein to criticize corporations.

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